Georgia St pulls away from Texas-Arlington 83-62
ATLANTA (AP) Ryan Harrow pumped in 27 points as Georgia State pulled away from Texas-Arlington in the second half for an 83-62 Sun Belt Conference victory Thursday night.
Harrow dunked with 7:08 left to give the Panthers a 21-point lead, but Texas-Arlington (9-7, 3-3 Sun Belt) answered with an 11-2 run to cut the lead to 12 points with 3:51 to play. Texas-Arlington did not score again the rest of the way while the Panthers closed the game out on a 9-0 run.
Harrow was 10 of 17 from the field and connected on 4 of 9 shots from the perimeter to lead Georgia State (11-6, 4-2). Kevin Ware added 11 points and Markus Crider added another 10.
Georgia State was 30 of 60 from the field.
Greg Gainey scored 11 points to lead Texas-Arlington, but was the lone player to reach double figure scoring. Lonnie McClanahan pulled down 10 rebounds.